Igreja de São Pedro
At the southern end of Largo do Carmo is this 16th-century church. The plain exterior hides an interesting interior of 18th-century...
Museu Regional do Algarve
Elements of old peasant life – such as a small fishing boat and a wooden water cart (used until the owner’s death in 1974) – are on...
Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Carmo & Capela dos Ossos
This twin-towered baroque church was completed in 1719 under João V. The spectacular facade was completed after the 1755 earthquake....
A miracle of split-levelling has managed to fit two floors, toilets and a stage for live music into this tiny space. Right in the heart...
Gengibre e Canela
Give the taste buds a break from meat and fish dishes and veg out (literally) at this Zen-like vegetarian restaurant. The buffet changes...
Rua Lethes · interesting places nearby
Teatro Lethes information
This tiny and exquisite Italianate theatre hosts drama, music and dance performances. Adapted into a theatre in 1874 (from a building dating to 1603), it was once the Jesuit Colégio de Santiago Maior. Check its website or ask the tourist office for a list of what’s on; you can buy tickets online. Other performances are often held in the modern Teatro Figuras.